Philadelphia Chamber Ensemble
The Philadelphia Chamber Ensemble is the oldest continuously performing chamber ensemble in the Delaware Valley. Donald and Margarita Montanaro, both members of the Philadelphia Orchestra, had been inspired by the intimate musical groupings at the Marlboro Music Festival to develop a similar performing environment in their neighborhood. A proposal early in 1977 to do a benefit concert for St. Peter's School in Society Hill provided an opportunity to learn if others shared their dream. The au...